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LINKING COMMUNITIES
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LINKING COMMUNITIES
TO LEARNING

REGISTER ONLINE

LINKING COMMUNITIES
TO LEARNING

REGISTER ONLINE

LINKING COMMUNITIES
TO LEARNING

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LINKING COMMUNITIES
TO LEARNING

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Waikato Institute for Leisure & Sport Studies

WILSS is a charitable trust delivering a range of programmes to enhance personal development and help build better leaders in the community, in the volunteer sector and the workplace.

Our organisation is registered with the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) and our certificates are nationally recognised.  We are also currently rated as a Category 1 organisation by NZQA as our August 2015 review by them.

Since 1989 we have built a reputation for providing a supportive learning environment, first class facilitators and industry contacts across New Zealand.  We have strong relationships with key organisations, ensuring our participants benefit from industry experience, practical skill application and the development of employment networks.

WILSS has active working partnerships with the University of Waikato, Sport Waikato, Skills Active, NZQA and other leading industry groups.

We are in our 29th year of operating and we feel very proud to be still providing volunteer and leadership education to the changing communities of Aoteaoroa New Zealand. 

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 School Programmes

 By providing leadership training to your students, you are  helping develop tomorrow’s leaders...

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Sport & Recreation

Sport and recreation is critical to New Zealand's culture, wellbeing and identity as a nation...

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Workplace Training

Both paid and volunteer staff in community and volunteer organisations...

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Community Development

Excellent leaders and role models are vital in all walks of life and nowhere more so than in schools...

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The New Zealand Certificate in Sport Coaching is beginning in September, and aims to develop entry-level coaches to coach athletes/players across a range of sports. Wilss have designed the programme so that learners can continue to work while they study.   Coaching workshops will provide the learner with coaching skills and techniques that are immediately applicable to their specific... more
Ministry of Education Compliance Regulation for School Pools. Wilss is presenting a session on Pool Compliance on Thursday 4 October 2018. The full day programme would be beneficial to caretakers. teachers, principals, club members and parents involved with pool maintenance. For more details or to register, contact Zelda Tucker on (07) 839 9908, or email zelda@wilss.ac.nz Click here... more